Our Young Members Board

Our Young Members Board representatives are responsible for bringing the views of our young members from their specific area to the forefront of discussion.

Our YM representatives share best practice with each other across regions, industry divisions, specialist groups, consultative committees and overseas members. This fusion of views within the YMB forms a cohesive vision that represents all YMs at our main Trustee Board meetings. The YMB is an ideal support network for YMs because it covers a vast variety of areas.

Find out more about being a YMB representative.

This is a list of all positions in the YMB and the current representatives in post. Please make a note of your rep and work with them to strengthen the voice of our YMs.

Young Members Board 2017-18

Role Name
Chair Lydia Amarquaye
Chair Elect Esfandiar Khaleghi
Immediate Past Chair (advisory) Peter Bonington
Vice-Chair Ben Vallely
Vice-Chair Christian Young
YMB Trustee Board Rep Gavin Kerby

UK regions and branch representatives

Region Name
Eastern Vacant
East Midlands Benjamin Mills
Greater London Esfandiar Khaleghi / Xavier Demeulenaere
Merseyside & North Wales Vacant
Midlands Vacant
North-East Costas Yiangou
North-West Elliot McDermott / Ethan Guthrie
Northern Ireland Stephen Clarke
Republic of Ireland Shane Keaveney
Scotland Oyin Adeniji
South-East Corrie Mayne
South Wales Sajith Soman
Thameswey Connor Mcaleer
Wessex Simon Porter
West Will Mclay
Yorkshire Jodie Howlett

Key themes

Theme Name
Education Christian Young
Energy Vacant
Environmental Vacant
Manufacturing Jason Yearsley
Transport Vacant

Industries and specialisms

Industry Name
Aerospace Stephen Phillips
Automobile Vacant
Combustion Engines & Fuels Ben Moxey
Construction & Building Services Angela Malyann
Energy Environment and Sustainability Vacant
Fluid Machinery Vacant
Manufacturing Jason Yearsley
Medical Engineering Dominic Graham
Mechatronics, Informatics & Controls Nicholas Valentine
Power Industries Vacant
Pressure Systems Jarryd Mortimer
Process Industries Imelda McGarth
Railway Emil Tschepp
Safety & Reliability Vacant
Structural Technology & Materials Vacant
Thermofluids Jacob Fisher
Tribology Vacant

Consultative committees

Committee Name
EngTech representative Gavin Kerby
Equality and Diversity Steering Group (ESDG) Christian Young
International Strategy Board Vacant
Professional Development Standards Committee Vacant
Qualifications and Membership Board Anna Coppel
Regional Strategy Board Will Newby
Student Panel Yun Hang-Cho
Technical Strategy Board Ben Vallely
Trustee Board Awards Committee Christopher Green/Becky Baxter

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For further information please visit our recruitment page.

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